Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bar Harbor, Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport (KBHB)

Lat: 44.45°NLon: 68.37°WElev: 82ft.

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 16 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.45 in (1031.4 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 2 Mar 11:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Ripley ME

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Patchy fog after 8pm. Low around 39. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, mainly before 4pm.  Areas of fog. High near 44. Southeast wind around 8 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog
    then Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers before 2am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Northeast wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers before 8am, then rain likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 43. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain, mainly before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain. Patchy fog after 8pm. Low around 39. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain, mainly before 4pm. Areas of fog. High near 44. Southeast wind around 8 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers before 2am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Northeast wind around 9 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before 8am, then rain likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 43. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Ripley ME
 44.52°N 67.78°W (Elev. 0 ft)
9:21 am EST Mar 2, 2024
12pm EST Mar 2, 2024-6pm EST Mar 8, 2024
 
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